Monday, September 28, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: A201
  • Session Price: $49.00
LIMITED AVAILABILITY With proper maintenance, many automated lights can provide years of reliable service. The objective of this class is to teach worship tech team personnel how to be better stewards of the automated lights they are responsible for, by performing proper maintenance and minor repairs when necessary....
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Robert Mokry
Co-Founder and CFO
LightParts, Inc.
Track(s)
  • Intermediate
  • Workshop

Tuesday, September 29, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

  • Room: Expo Stage 1
With the COVID-19 outbreak, thousands of churches who weren't live streaming before have now started. Now that things are more like they were, should you abandon the live stream? Is there still value to it?...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Paul Clifford
Owner of TrinityDigitalMedia.com, founder of ChurchTechU, writer for Church Production Magazine
TrinityDigitalMedia.com, llc.
Track(s)
  • Advanced
  • Session

Tuesday, September 29, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

  • Room: Ballroom A1
Cleaning is certainly a bigger than normal topic today. For many facility stewards, cleaning is a primary task of the department, but one of the least trained on and planned for operationally. In order to provide the level of cleaning necessary to provide a safe environment, you need to be... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Nathan Parr
Facility Specialist
Smart Church Solutions
Track(s)
  • Intermediate
  • Session

Tuesday, September 29, 9:15 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Room: Expo Stage 1
The rise in demand for wireless systems in church use and the reduction in available frequency spectrum by the FCC has created a unique situation. Gary Trenda will present a series of best practices for optimizing RF systems, common pitfalls and how to overcome them....
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Mr.  Gary Trenda
RF Coordinator to the Stars
Professional Wireless Systems
Moderator
Mr.  Philip Van Peborgh
Principal
PVANP, Inc.
Track(s)
  • Intermediate

Tuesday, September 29, 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Room: Expo Stage 2
Creativity is the currency of this generation and yet few leaders are equipped to inspire and lead creative professionals. There is plenty of information available about leadership, but very little on leading creative teams. In this insightful session, Phil Cooke will reveal how to make the leap from filmmaker, writer,... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Phil Cooke
Filmmaker, Media Consultant, Founder
Cooke Media Group
Track(s)
  • Entry Level
  • Session

Tuesday, September 29, 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Room: Ballroom A1
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the connection between our built environment and health has become more evident. We know that the church is not about the building, it’s about the people. Social interaction is key to developing fellowship, so how can our facilities enhance the interaction of our members?... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Janis Brackett
Vice President, Director of Community Projects
Kirksey Architecture
Track(s)
  • Intermediate
  • Session

Tuesday, September 29, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

  • Room: CFX Conversations Stage
Where the rubber meets the road. Websites are critical! Join this interactive session where we’ll project church websites onto the big screen and talk about things you’re doing right, things you’re not doing correctly, and what you NEED to be doing to have a better online presence. Come and bring... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Mr.  Mark MacDonald
Director of Church Communication
BeKnownForSomething.com
Track(s)
  • Entry Level
  • Workshop

Tuesday, September 29, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Room: CFX Conversations Stage
Short videos have become the most popular marketing tool in America because they’re such an effective way to tell the story of products, organizations, and ideas. 2-4 minute videos can be powerfully compelling ways to tell a story, but in many cases, when they involve interviewing people, they fall flat.... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Phil Cooke
Filmmaker, Media Consultant, Founder
Cooke Media Group
Track(s)
  • Intermediate
  • Q&A Session

Tuesday, September 29, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room: Expo Stage 2
In this session, we will discuss the past, present, and future of technology in the church. All of the technology we use all day, every day didn't exist 15 years ago - that's insane. The way we operate, shop, and communicate is dramatically different from how previous generations did. With... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Mr.  Joel Guthrie
Senior Content Marketing Manager/Host
Blackbaud, Inc./The Church Engagement Podcast
Track(s)
  • All
  • Session

Tuesday, September 29, 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM

  • Room: Expo Stage 1
We are in an exciting time as we enter a new era as lighting designers. LED fixtures will take over the fixture market. In order to make the best use of these new sources, you need to understand both the biology of the eye and the physics of color. Join us to... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Stephen Ellison
Sales/Project Manager
The Light Source
Track(s)
  • Intermediate
  • Session

Tuesday, September 29, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Room: Expo Stage 1
Automation and tracking technology provides potential that is not just evolutionary; it’s revolutionary. Lighting and filming pose a number of challenges for churches and places of worship. It’s crucial that pastors establish a connection with each and every participant through eye-to-eye contact, IMAG in the auditorium, video in the Satellite Campus... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Mr.  Stuart Green
Vice President, Education and Community
CAST Group of Companies
Track(s)
  • Entry Level
  • Session

Wednesday, September 30, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

  • Room: Expo Stage 2
Speaker(s)
Track(s)
  • Intermediate
  • Session
  • Room: Ballroom A1
Speaker(s)
Track(s)
  • Advanced
  • Workshop

Wednesday, September 30, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

  • Room: Expo Stage 1
Every church, regardless of its size, needs to leverage video to communicate to their congregation and reach their community NOW. I’ll explain why video is big and why it’s gonna get BIGGER in the next couple of years. Growing up in a church of 50, serving in a church of... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Mr.  Ben Stapley
Communicator/Creator/Pastor/Producer/Consultant/Coach
Christ Fellowship Miami
Track(s)
  • Intermediate
  • Session

Wednesday, September 30, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Room: Ballroom A1
Our speaker is Jim Hutchison. A retired USAF Colonel, Mr. Hutchison was the senior AF colonel in charge of security at a major command. He was also the Chief of Police at three installations, Branch Chief for AF Antiterrorism in Europe, Director of the AF Corrections program, and a base... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Jim Hutchinson
Director of the Safety and Security Ministry
Christ Church
Track(s)
  • Intermediate
  • Session

Wednesday, September 30, 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Room: Expo Stage 2
Where do we go from here? COVID-19 has impacted all aspects of our lives. This session seeks to help pastors/church leaders counsel their teams, congregations, and community members on how to work through what the "new normal" will be after the COVID pandemic has swept through the world....
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Rodney Mulhollem
LPC
LL Mulhollem Counseling and Psychotherapy
Speaker
Steven Schedler
LCSW, CAADC, CCS
LL Mulhollem Counseling and Psychotherapy
Track(s)
  • Entry Level
  • Session

Wednesday, September 30, 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Room: Ballroom A2 & A3
Connection to an audience is a key part of communicating. During the worship portion of the service, a live room is considered enveloping and delivers a feeling of community. During the message, you would want the opposite, a room that focuses to the point, and does not distract. How do... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Mr.  David McCauley
Principal at CSD
CSD is an Audio, Video, Lighting Design, and Integration firm that works internationally with ministries of all sizes.
Track(s)
  • Intermediate
  • Session

Wednesday, September 30, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: CFX Conversations Stage
Are you looking to attract young families and millennials? Would you like to save money on your "free" coffee program? Is making a difference through missions important to your community and what you stand for? If you answered YES to any of these, then this program might be the... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Mike Bacile
Owner of The Daily Java / King's Coffee Company
The Daily Java - Cafe Specialist
Track(s)
  • Intermediate

Wednesday, September 30, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room: Ballroom A1
Every building tells a story. Why do we exist? As individuals, as church…. Storytelling is visual, and your building is the medium – what does it say? It will either engage or detract from your intended mission/purpose. We will discuss how using your facilities as the visual medium for telling... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Mr  Bruce Woody
President & CEO
HH Architects
Speaker
Mark Ashcraft
Creative Director
HH Architects
Track(s)
  • Advanced
  • Session

Wednesday, September 30, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room: Expo Stage 2
Speaker(s)
Track(s)
  • Advanced
  • Session
  • Room: Expo Stage 1
Speaker(s)
Track(s)
  • Entry Level
  • Session

Wednesday, September 30, 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Room: Expo Stage 2
The silos in churches between upper management and the service programming teams (production, music, etc) can often create either havoc or growth for a church. When the senior leaders don't engage with this team, it's painful and if they over control, it's equally painful. We have to find a leadership... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Tyler Reagin
Founder of The Life-Giving Company
The Life-Giving Company
Track(s)
  • All
  • Session

Wednesday, September 30, 4:30 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Room: Expo Stage 1
Churches are scrambling to jump onto the live streaming bandwagon, but many are disappointed in the resulting images they are seeing. Lighting plays an incredibly important role in establishing not only what your live stream looks like, but how your local congregation experiences worship, as well. A low budget video... Read More
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Tim Adams
Consultant/Author/Integrator/Thought Leader
Track(s)
  • Entry Level
  • Session

Thursday, October 01, 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM

  • Room: ALOFT Hotel
Before you head home, enjoy one last opportunity to be part of the CFX Community! Find moments to network with each other and speak one-on-one with the various presenters and exhibitors that attended CFX2020. A continental breakfast will be provided....
Track(s)
  • Reception